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Live a unique watchmaking experience

Atelier LMEC
Atelier LMEC. © Guillaume Perret
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    • La Chaux-de-Fonds

Slip into the skin of a watchmaker in this introductory workshop.

For more than three hundred years, craftsmen and watchmaking enterprises have been producing exceptional timepieces in La Chaux-de-Fonds and Le Locle. Now you too can slip into the skin of a watchmaker during this introduction, enjoy a traditional meal in an authentic farmhouse, and discover the watchmaking trade listed as UNESCO world heritage. Spend the night in a historic watchmaker’s house and marvel at the impressive collections of the watchmaking museum in Le Locle

Good to know

Good to know
    • 1 night with breakfast at the Maison DuBois (charming guest rooms), Le Locle
    • Free pass for the Neuchatel public transports as well as for many touristic attractions (including La Chaux-de-Fonds' and Le Locle's watch museums)
    • Introductory workshop** at the atelier LMEC, Le Locle
    • One traditionnal meal for two persons at the Ferme des Brandt*** (closed on Monday et Wednesday), La Chaux-de-Fonds
    • Renting of Storiabox tablet**** – an interactive city tour, La Chaux-de-Fonds
    • ** Languages: French. A translation in English or German is possible with an additional charge
    • *** Traditional meal: cheese fondue, Jura country ham with röstis (fried potatoes) or vegetarian plate (excluding beverages)
    • **** Only available in French and German.


  • Prices per person

    1 person

    • CHF 262.-
  • 2 persons

    • CHF 334.-

Links & PDFs

Links & PDFs
Town planning, UNESCO La Chaux-de-Fonds
Town planning, UNESCO La Chaux-de-Fonds. © G.-B. A la Guillaume


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